Lehigh Mountain Hawks vs Holy Cross Crusaders Odds
The Holy Cross Crusaders host Lehigh on Saturday, looking to build on their 10-12 mark against the 16-5 Mountain Hawks in college hoops action at Hart Recreation Center.
The Crusaders sport records of 10-12 and 1-0 ATS heading into this battle, while the Mountain Hawks have 16-5 and 3-2 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 1-0 for the Crusaders and 0-2 for the Mountain Hawks.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Crusaders rated this week at No. 232 and the Mountain Hawks sitting at No. 80. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction modelling that produced a 76-63 result in favor of the Mountain Hawks.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Holy Cross's No. 213-rated squad against Lehigh's No. 204-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Holy Cross rates No. 117 in the country with 6.6 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 13 nationally with 8.5 per match.
Defensively, Lehigh features the nation's No. 164-rated defense on the road, allowing 69.5 points per game. Holy Cross, meanwhile, comes in at No. 274 nationally in scoring at home.
Lehigh was an 85-76 winner in its last match on the road against Army. The Mountain Hawks grabbed an 85-76 win over the Black Knights on Sunday, behind a 21-point effort from Mackey McKnight at Christl Arena.
In their last action, Holy Cross was a 63-45 loser on the road against Colgate. The Crusaders endured a 63-45 loss at the hands of the Red Raiders on Saturday, despite a 15-point effort from Dave Dudzinski at Cotterell Court.
Lehigh home to American, Wednesday, February 13
Holy Cross home to Navy, Tuesday, February 12